H.R. 1009 (110th): Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2007


Feb 13, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2007
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/13/2007--Introduced.Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2007 - Amends the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of "marihuana." Defines "industrial hemp" to mean the plant Cannabis sativa ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 13, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1009”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (12D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3037 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 22, 2005

H.R. 1866 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 2009

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